Motion 5 - Particle System Examples

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Particle System Examples

This section presents two examples of how to use particle systems to create very different
effects. The particle system created in the second example is turned into a 3D particle
system after the “pixie dust” is animated.


Chapter 14

Working with Particles

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Tip: You can use the Make Clone Layer command to clone an emitter and then use the
Retiming controls or Retiming behaviors to create unique animations. For example, you
can create a starburst that explodes outward, then retracts, then explodes, and so on.
For more information on cloning, see

Making Clone Layers